Huawei MediaPad T8 launched in India starting at 9,999: Here are the specs and features

The MediaPad T8 is aimed at consumers who want a ‘power packed’ performance and ‘premium features’.

| Updated on: Sep 08 2020, 18:25 IST
Huawei MediaPad T8
Huawei MediaPad T8 (Huawei)
Huawei MediaPad T8
Huawei MediaPad T8 (Huawei)

Huawei has just unveiled a bunch of products at the IFA 2020 conference and now it has brought the MediaPad T8 to India. The tablet will be exclusively available via Flipkart at 9,999 (WiFi) and 10,999 (LTE). You can pre-order the device starting today (September 8) until September 14. Huawei says that its MediaPad T8 will be available with some bank offers as well. As per the firm, the MediaPad T8 is aimed at consumers who want a ‘power packed' performance and ‘premium features'.

Sporting a metal build, the MediaPad T8 feature an 8-inch screen and is powered by a 5100mAh battery, which is claimed to run for up to 12 hours of video playback and web browsing. Powered by the octa-core chipset in addition to 2GB RAM+32GB inbuilt storage, the tablet runs on EMUI10. The UI makes switching between apps quick and easy. It also includes Dark Mode for easy reading. There's a facial unlock feature that is accessible by ‘raising your wrist' with fast identification capabilities.

You get pre-installed apps such as a recorder, camera, multimedia and Kids Painting.

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The device also includes parental controls so they can be alerted when children access certain apps and settings. They can also control how much time the kid spends on the tablet.

“Huawei is a brand which constantly focuses on democratising the best of technology making them accessible to masses while creating a level playing field specially in the competitive world. With the launch of the Huawei MatePad T8, the users can expect to work extensively with device for entertainment, education or otherwise. The tablet is also packed with unique features such as the ‘facial unlock', a rapid response speed helping users to switch between apps with ease, and the dark mode feature, which makes reading texts easy on the eyes. Kids will be able to enjoy the feature friendly device settings with pre-installed apps and virtual playgrounds. The posture alert which is unique to the device will protect kids's eyes no matter what position they are in – lying in bed or standing and playing on the device,” said Rishi Kishor Gupta, Vice President, Huawei CBG India.

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First Published Date: 08 Sep, 18:25 IST